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Kohinoor was no gift. British took it by force, and so did Ranjit Singh
Times of India

Kohinoor was no gift. British took it by force, and so did Ran...

Shah Shuja Durrani's autobiography is clear on how Ranjit Singh tortured his son to make him give up the diamond, writes William Dalrymple Earlier this month Solicitor General Ranjit Kumar told the Supreme Court that the Kohinoor was given freely ... Times of India, 1 day ago
2 Sisters' Ranjit Singh to buy Irish turkey business Farmers Weekly Interactive, 1 week ago
Hindustan Times

Ranjit Sagar Dam to be developed as an international tourist destination-Sukhbir Singh Badal

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal today declared that Punjab government will develop Ranjit Sagar Dam and lake as an international tourist destination which is ideally suited for water sports activities and eco-tourism as Shivalik ...
 5 Dariya News - English1 week ago Punjab proposes changes in crop insurance scheme  Times of India1 week ago Kohinoor issue: Sukhbir Badal asks SGPC to file caveat in SC  ProKerala.com1 week ago Kohinoor row: Sukhbir asks SGPC to file caveat in SC  Hindustan Times1 week ago

Odisha Congress slams Centre for its stand on Kohinoor diamond

Quoting historians, the OPCC president said the British had forced Ranjit Singh's successors Duleep Singh, then a minor, to part with Kohinoor in Lahore in 1849 and it was not given to East India Company as compensation for helping them in Sikh ...
 Financial Express1 week ago Now Congress backs Kohinoor 'Gharwapsi'  Money Control1 week ago 'The Kohinoor was not gifted to the British'  Rediff.com1 week ago Kohinoor not stolen, gifted to East India Company by Maharaja Ranjit Singh: Govt tells SC  IndiaTV News1 week ago
Odisha Television

Kohinoor belongs to Puri temple: BJD MP

BJD leader Bhartruhari Mehtab on Thursday said that Maharaja Ranjit Singh's last wish was to gift the Kohinoor diamond to Lord Jagannath temple but his minor son Dalip Singh had to surrender it to the British "under duress". "Maharaja Ranjeet Singh's wish ...
 Deccan Herald3 days ago BJD MP urges Centre to bring back Kohinoor diamond for Lord Jagannath  Odisha Television3 days ago Odisha PCC chief urges govt to bring back Kohinoor diamond to Shri Jagannath temple  Orissadiary.com4 days ago Odisha MP urges Govt to bring back Kohinoor diamond of Lord Jagannath from London  Orissadiary.com3 days ago
Deccan Chronicle

Kohinoor diamond was given to Britain under 'Treaty of Lahore': Pakistan

Due to the agreement between Raja Ranjit Singh and the East India Company in 1849, the diamond could not be brought back to Pakistan
 Business Standard4 days ago Koh-i-Noor can't be brought back to Pakistan: Lahore High Court told  Jagran Post4 days ago Kohinoor can't be brought back to Pakistan: Govt tells Lahore HC  Hindustan Times5 days ago Pakistan's Punjab govt tells court Kohinoor cannot be ...  Firstpost.com5 days ago

HC to hear petition challenging Brahmpura's election from Khadoor Sahib

The Punjab and Haryana high court on Monday dismissed the preliminary objections raised by Ranjit Singh Brahmpura, Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) MP from Khadoor Sahib, on an election petition. The high court bench of justice Rameshwar Singh Malik had ...
 Hindustan Times5 days ago HC to hear plea challenging Brahmpura's poll  HT Syndication6 days ago
Times of India

Jagannath Temple invokes Ranjit Singh, stakes claim to Kohinoor

Bhubaneswar: As the Centre is gearing up to bring back Kohinoor diamond from London, priests of Jagannath Temple in Puri have renewed their longstanding demand of placing the famed jewel on the crown of Lord Jagannath. The priests on Sunday staged a ...
 Times of India6 days ago Puri priests want Kohinoor for Lord Jagannath  Times of India1 week ago
International Business Times UK

Koh-i-Noor – ownership, dispersal and display of contested art and artefacts

British press pick up Indian Solicitor General’s submission before the SC that the heirs of Maharaja Ranjit Singh gave the gem as "voluntary compensation."
 The Hindu1 week ago INDIAS SOLICITOR-GENERAL ASSERTS: KOH-I-NOOR WAS GIVEN TO BRITAIN VOLUNTARILY  Diamond Intelligence Briefs1 week ago Kohinoor diamond: British Sikhs accuse Indian lawyer of lacking 'basic knowledge of history'  International Business Times UK1 week ago Indian Solicitor General hasn’t a clue of Sikh history and no remit to rule on Anglo-Sikh Treaties and the Kohi-i-Noor diamond: Sikh Federation UK  Sikh Siyasat Online1 week ago

Kohinoor row: Solicitor General of India has presented wrong facts : Maharaja descendants

Amritsar Apr 19 (UNI) Descendants of Maharaja Ranjit Singh and Maharaja Duleep Singh, Sukhdev singh Sandhwalia today said that Solicitor General of India has presented wrong facts before the Supreme Court and also belittled the rights of Sikhs to ...
 United News of India1 week ago Kohinoor Debate: Maharaja Duleep Singh Trust upset over Centre's statement in SupremeCourt  Yahoo! India1 week ago

Kohinoor given away voluntarily to British: Govt.

The heirs of Maharaja Ranjit Singh gave the Kohinoor to the British as voluntary compensation to cover the expenses of the Anglo-Sikh Wars, the Centre told the Supreme Court on Monday. The Supreme Court is hearing a petition filed by an NGO, All India Human ...
 The Hindu1 week ago
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